Company:Qualcomm Atheros, Inc.
Job Area:Engineering Group, Engineering Group > Software Applications Engineering
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Job DescriptionThis position is for an experienced WLAN/Embedded system software engineer with strong technology background, problem solving and communication skills. Major technical area is focused on WLAN (Wi-Fi) driver/firmware, networking protocol, WLAN-related software on Linux OS, enabling embedded system and other components required to enable a networking platform. The daily work could include customer training, issue debugging, testing and feature development. The individual will also support customers to integrate Qualcomm WLAN solutions into their product and support them from design phase to mass production. The individual will interact with marketing teams, product managers, sales team, and development teams to help resolve customer issues.Preferred Qualifications:Strong experience in connectivity S/W development/support exp. with wireless and embedded processor platformsStrong C/C++ programming skills2+ years experience in embedded platform development (Linux preferred)Understanding of 802.11 family protocol (PHY, MAC and security)Experienced with WLAN driver, hostapd and wpa_supplicantFamiliar with TCP/IP and Networking protocols(DHCP, ICMP, Bridging, routing and etc)Experience with programming on LinuxExperience with Linux network drivers is desirableExcellent interpersonal and communication skills.Self-motivated and quick learnerGood team playerAbility to perform under pressureWillingness to travel when neededExperience in open source wifi driver – ath9k, ath10k and ath11kExperience in OpenWRT or QSDKStrong understanding of Linux OS kernelFamiliar with Linux software debuggingExperience in Bluetooth or Zigbee
• Frequently transports between offices, buildings, and campuses up to ½ mile.
• Frequently transports and installs equipment up to 5 lbs.
• Performs required tasks at various heights (e.g., standing or sitting).
• Monitors and utilizes computers and test equipment for more than 6 hours a day.
• Continuous communication which includes the comprehension of information with colleagues, customers, and vendors both in person and remotely.
Bachelors – Computer Science, Bachelors – Engineering, Bachelors – Information Systems
1+ years experience with Programming Language such as C, C++, Java, Python, etc. ,1+ years experience with debugging techniques.
Android, Computer Software Programs, Embedded Device Drivers, Embedded Linux, Software Applications
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